2101 eruption of Mt Azuma
VEI 6 eruption (JMA)
Volcamic eruption 24

The volcano during its violent eruption
Volcano Mt Azuma
Date June 1, 2101
Time 2115 JST
Eruption type Plinian
Location Japan
Fatalities 217
Damages $81 billion (2101 USD)
Other impacts Pyroclastic flows

The 2101 eruption of Mt Azuma was a devastating eruption that would later receive a VEI 6 rating form the JMA. The eruption led to the deaths of 217 people, and caused $81 billion in damages, mainly from the violent pyroclastic flows that emerged from the volcano whilst it was erupting.